Cargill Cocoa & Chocolate

New marketing and communications director (18/02/2011)

We are pleased to announce that Rens de Haan recently joined us as Marketing and Communications Director Cargill Cocoa & Chocolate.

Rens, 47, graduated from Erasmus University, Rotterdam, with a degree in business economics and joined Philips in 1991. There he focused on innovative consumer marketing and was responsible for the Senseo coffee and PerfectDraft beer businesses.

Rens joins Cargill from Netherlands-based health care provider H+B and is very much looking forward to his new role.

"I am impressed with the breadth of Cargill's technological capabilities and expertise across such a diverse range of businesses," Rens said. "Food is exciting from a marketing and technological point of view, and it is also vitally important on a global scale. With Cargill my main focus will be to deliver strong marketing and consumer insights that can inspire new ideas for cocoa and chocolate." We wish Rens good luck in his new position!

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